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Residency: Printmaking Without a Press

Artist: Multiple Artists

Type: Residencies


Students are introduced to the ancient art form of printmaking without a press. Students learn stamping and rubbing techniques, mono printing, relief techniques (foamplate), stenciling techniques, and how to transfer an image from a drawing to the printing block, experimenting with a variety of different papers and ink combinations. Students create their own unique image, learn to tell stories through a sequence of images and use stamps to create a variety of printed artworks such as pillows, lanterns, sculptures, collages, and bound books.


Residency pricing is flexible depending on the number of classrooms and number of sessions. You can find residency pricing information here along with ideas for creating a residency that meets your needs and budget.


Audience Limit: 35 per classroom (additional materials fees above 25 students)

Program Length: Minimum 8 sessions each in 2 classrooms

Appropriate for Grades:
Pre-K, Secondary SDC, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade, All Grades


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Assembly Back-to-Back Price: N/A

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